This revised and updated edition summarizes the current research on phonics and offers more than 50 pages of practical suggestions for making phonics instruction come alive in the primary classroom. Includes special sections on meeting the needs of struggling readers and English language learners, speed drill forms and fluency routines, ready-to-use lessons, word lists, games, learning center ideas, and a comprehensive index. For use with Grades K-3.
About the Author
Wiley Blevins is an early reading specialist who holds a M. Ed. from Harvard. A former elementary school teacher, Wiley has written and edited many phonics and reading materials. He is the author of the best-selling Phonics from A-Z and Teaching Phonics and Word Study in the Intermediate Grades, Phonemic Awareness Activities for Early Reading Success, and Teaching Students to Read Nonfiction. He lives in New York City.